Network Security Designer, Banking, City of London

£80,000 | London | Permanent


Posted 16 days ago


Network Security Designer, Banking, City of London (blend of office and remote working) - Permanent role

One of the most prestigious and well established Banking organisations in the World is recruiting a Network Security Designer.

The Network Security Designer is subject matter expert for all elements of the Banks network security controls

Reporting into the Cyber Security Senior Manager, you will be responsible for:-

-Subject matter expertise for network security

-Design, ways of working and implementation support for network security technologies

-Developing and maintaining roadmaps of network security technologies

This is achieved through:-

Network Security Expertise

-Technical authority for network security services, providing technical expertise for all network security controls on the Bank's IT estate.

Technical Leadership

-Strong technical leadership, proactively driving the on-going development and strategy of network security to achieve the outcomes required.

-Operational excellence, ensuring those responsible for operating network security controls have the technical support and leadership when required to deliver operational excellence.


-It is CRITICAL that this person has strong interpersonal skills and has the ability to summarise complex technical issues succinctly as they will be required to engage with colleagues at all levels throughout the bank.

Minimum Essential Criteria

-Experience in network security

-Knowledge in the following: Cisco Networking, Cisco ACI / SDN, Cisco ASA's, Checkpoint firewalls, Host based firewalls, Firewall policy management, DNS and IDS/IPS.

Essential Criterial

-Good foundational enterprise networking experience and knowledge

-Experience in producing detailed designs.

-Experience in producing technology roadmaps.

-Good interpersonal skills and experience of developing effective relationships with key stakeholders.

-You will likely hold certifications such as CISSP, CCNP, CCIE preferred

-Experience speaking externally and/or published work on network security.

-Experience of working in a Large Enterprise or FTSE 100 organisation.

-Experience of deploying network security capabilities into cloud environments

Please contact me in confidence to find out more about this opportunity.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.